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Watarrka Observations

Sunday April 30, 2017
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Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like rh Fire Rain Rain 10' Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm mm hPa
Sat 09:00 CST
ENE 17   15.5 4.0 15.5 46 6 0   1020.4
Fri 09:00 CST
E 17   14.5 2.6 13.3 45 6 0   1023.2
Thu 09:00 CST
ESE 28   15.0 4.4 15.0 49 7 0   1022.6
Wed 09:00 CST
SE 19   17.8 6.7 17.8 48 7 0   1020.8
Tue 09:00 CST
ESE 37   20.1 15.2 20.1 73 5 0   1016.6
Mon 09:00 CST
NW 13   24.5 15.5 24.5 57 5 0   1013.6
Sun 09:00 CST
E 9   23.0 12.8 23.0 53 5 0   1015.8

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WATARRKA
Alice Springs, Northern Territory
24.2918°S 131.5490°E 614m AMSL
Commenced 1990
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